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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Arts & Entertainment

April 18-21: 'Melancholy Play' is Contemporary Farce

Last play of Theatre & Dance studio season will be staged in Andreas Theatre.


Minnesota State Mankato Earns Minnesota Clean Energy Community Award

University is one of seven Minnesota communities to receive 2018 award.

New Digital Video Wall Installed in Clinical Sciences Building

Technology was donated by Mayo Clinic Health System.

Minnesota State Mankato Dance Selected Again for Kennedy Center Performance

University's Department of Dance selected for nationals for fourth time in past five Kennedy Center adjudications.

Minnesota State Mankato Student a Finalist for Truman Scholarship

Junior AbdulRahmane Abdul-Aziz is one of approximately 200 national finalists for prestigious award.

Nursing Student Mariah Cowan Earns $9,750 Meredith Scholarship

Minnesota State Mankato junior Mariah Cowan will receive $3,250 for each of the last three years of her nursing program.

National Science Foundation Awards a Nearly $1 Million Grant to Minnesota State Mankato for New Program in Biology

Grant received by Department of Biological Sciences includes $600,000 for student scholarships.

Rare Audio of 1961 Martin Luther King Jr. Speech in Mankato Added to University Archives

Transcript of speech also available. KMSU radio provided audio recording of speech.

University Ranks 16th Nationally Among Master's Institutions in International Student Enrollment

International students contribute $33.3 million to local economy, according to report.

Department of Biological Sciences Receives $575,000 Grant for Confocal Microscope

National Science Foundation grant will elevate Minnesota State Mankato's scientific imaging capabilities to levels seen at large research institutions.

Minnesota State Mankato Begins 150th Anniversary Celebration by Announcing use of Sesquicentennial Logo

Sesquicentennial logo will serve as University's signature brand through December 2018.


April 20: Distinguished Alumni Award Event

Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award, Humanitarian Award, Harold J. Fitterer Service Award and Recent Alumni Award will be presented.

April 21: Public Viewing Night at Andreas Observatory

Observatory will be open from 9-11 p.m., weather permitting.

April 22: Mankato Area International Festival

Event is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Centennial Student Union. Admission and parking are free.

April 23: 'We Have Ag!' Event to Address 'Hot Topics in Food, Agriculture & Environment'

Panel discussion is 10th and final scheduled discussion in 2017-2018 colloquium series.

April Sexual Assault Awareness Month Events Announced

Joint media conference is scheduled for Friday, March 30 at noon in Centennial Student Union Hearth Lounge.


April 23: 44th Annual Douglas R. Moore Faculty Research Lecture

Associate Professor Kuldeep Agarwal will discuss "3D Printing and the Future of Health and Medicine."

Arts & Entertainment

April 22: Spring Choral Concert

Event is at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Mankato.

April 24: University Community Orchestra Concert

Concert is in Halling Recital Hall.

April 26: University Jazz Maverick Big Bands Concert

Concert is in Halling Recital Hall.

April 27-28: Spring Dance Concert

The Student Dance Showcase, exclusively featuring student work, will be 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, in the Ted Paul Theatre.

April 28-29: 'Musical Fantasies & Fairy Tales'

Vocal studios performance is in Halling Recital Hall.

March 26-May 1: Senior Art Students to Display Work in Three Shows

Receptions will be held at 7 p.m. on the first evening of each of three shows--on March 26, April 9 and April 2.


Submitting Timely 2018 Employee Expense Reports

Business Services reminds employees about IRS requirements for timely submission of employee expense reports.

New SpectrumU Video on Demand Free for Students

Free service for students is available while on the campus wireless network and networks in residence halls.